OpenSite

Get Started!

School Finder

Start here to find your school

1
2
3

Forensic Science Schools in Arizona

There are six Arizona schools offering forensic science programs. 196 students graduated from programs at Arizona forensic science schools in 2010. 168 of all these students graduated with certificates and 28 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

164 students graduate from forensic science programs in Arizona, on average, every year. This accounts for around 24% of students who schools in the United States graduate from forensic science programs. Out of those, 168 students graduated with certificates in forensic science and 28 with a degree at the associate's level.

Six forensic science schools are located in this state. Of these, six schools are public. Tuition at a public forensic science school varies from $1,412 to $2,040.

Average tuition for programs in forensic science is $1,695. While the highest tuition for forensic science programs, which is $2,040 each year, is at Coconino County Community College, the lowest tuition in Arizona is at Pima Community College.

Arizona schools offer certificates and associates degrees for students pursing forensic science.

Forensic Science Program Completions in Arizona 2006 - 2010

164 students graduate from forensic science programs in Arizona, on average, every year. This accounts for around 24% of students who schools in the United States graduate from forensic science programs. Out of those, 168 students graduated with certificates in forensic science and 28 with a degree at the associate's level.

Forensic Science Program Completions in Arizona 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 177
  • Certificate 2007: 149
  • Certificate 2008: 104
  • Certificate 2009: 191
  • Certificate 2010: 168
  • Associate 2006: 17
  • Associate 2007: 27
  • Associate 2008: 28
  • Associate 2009: 22
  • Associate 2010: 28

Forensic Science Program Availability in Arizona

Schools in this state offer a total of eight forensic science programs. Of these programs, approximately 75% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Forensic Science Program Availability in Arizona

  • Certificate: 6
  • Associate: 2

Career Trends

Forensic Science Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Forensic Science Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Forensic Science Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35320
  • 25th Percentile: 41210
  • Median: 49250
  • 75th Percentile: 64240
  • 90th Percentile: 85640

Career Trends

Forensic Science Technicians — Employment Trend

Forensic Science Technicians — Employment Trend

Forensic Science Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46850
  • Median Salary 2007: 48040
  • Median Salary 2008: 50480
  • Median Salary 2009: 48130
  • Median Salary 2010: 49250
  • Total Employed 2006: 460
  • Total Employed 2007: 490
  • Total Employed 2008: 450
  • Total Employed 2009: 680
  • Total Employed 2010: 680

Arizona vs National Forensic Science Employment

Arizona vs National Forensic Science Employment

  • Employed in Arizona: 5.488% (680)

Forensic Science Schools in Arizona

1-6 of 6

Change Your Location

Degrees Available

Campus Setting

Graduation Rate

% - %

Total Student Population

-

In-State Tuition

$ - $

Out-of-State Tuition

$ - $

1. Coconino County Community College

2800 S. Lone Tree Rd.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001-2701
(928) 527-1222

Coconino County Community College offers one program in forensic science and this college is located in Flagstaff, Arizona, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 4,394 students pursue degrees in 37 Coconino County Community College programs. In terms of programs, this community college is the second biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering forensic science.

2. Pima Community College

401 North Bonita Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85709-5000
(520) 206-4500

Pima Community College, which is 3.4 miles from the center of the city, is in Tucson, AZ and it offers one program in forensic science. 36,823 students pursue degrees in 112 Pima Community College programs, overall. In terms of programs, it is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering forensic science.

3. Scottsdale Community College

9000 E Chaparral Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85256
(480) 423-6000

Scottsdale Community College is in Scottsdale, Arizona, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college offers two forensic science programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in forensic science by it and one associate's level degree in forensic science. This public college is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona. This college is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering forensic science programs.

4. Mesa Community College

1833 W Southern Ave
Mesa, AZ 85202
(480) 461-7000

Mesa Community College is near the heart of downtown and it offers one forensic science program. It is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the second oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering forensic science programs.

5. Chandler/Gilbert Community College

2626 E Pecos Rd
Chandler, AZ 85225-2499
(480) 732-7000

Chandler/Gilbert Community College is located in the suburbs of Chandler, Arizona and this college offers one forensic science program. It is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona. It is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering forensic science programs.

6. Phoenix College

1202 W Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85013
(602) 264-2492

Phoenix College is near the heart of downtown. It offers two forensic science programs. Out of those, students are offered one forensic science certificate by this public college and one associate's level degree in forensic science. This college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this college is the largest institution in the state of Arizona offering forensic science.